Yankees vs Rays Today: Picks, Predictions, Moneyline and Odds – Wednesday, August 17

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At Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, the New York Yankees (three straight losses) face the Tampa Bay Rays at 7:05 PM ET. The scheduled starters are Domingo German (1-2) for the Yankees, and Corey Kluber (7-7) for the Rays.

The Yankees (-149) are moneyline favorites at home over the Rays (+125). The over/under for this contest is set at 8.

Yankees vs. Rays Odds

Run Line

New York Yankees (-1.5)

Moneyline

Yankees (-149)

Total

8 Runs (Over: -111, Under: -110)

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When, Where, at What Time is Yankees vs. Rays

  • Game Day: Wednesday, August 17, 2022
  • Game Time: 7:05 PM ET
  • Location: The Bronx, New York
  • Stadium: Yankee Stadium

Yankees Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Giancarlo Stanton 10 Day Injury List Achilles
Harrison Bader 10 Day Injury List Foot
Matt Carpenter 10 Day Injury List Foot
Michael King 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Luis Severino 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Chad Green 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Miguel Castro 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Zack Britton 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Stephen Ridings 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
DJ LeMahieu Day-to-day Toe
Derek Dietrich Suspended List Suspension

Rays Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Wander Franco 10 Day Injury List Wrist
Matt Wisler 15 Day Injury List Neck
Josh Fleming 15 Day Injury List Oblique
Mike Zunino 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Kevin Kiermaier 60 Day Injury List Hip
Manuel Margot 60 Day Injury List Knee
JT Chargois 60 Day Injury List Oblique
J.P. Feyereisen 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Andrew Kittredge 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Yonny Chirinos 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Tyler Glasnow 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Nick Anderson 60 Day Injury List Elbow

Last Time Out: Yankees and Rays

Jeffrey Springs (5.00 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 4 K) registered a win in the Rays’ 3-1 victory over the Yankees yesterday. Randy Arozarena led the way offensively, going 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBI. Nestor Cortes Jr. (7.00 IP, 3 R, 4 H, 3 K) took the loss for the Yankees.

Betting Trends

Yankees Betting Records and Team Stats

This season, the Yankees have been favored 108 times and won 68, or 63%, of those games. New York has a record of 54-29 in games where oddsmakers favor them by at least -149 on the moneyline. The moneyline for this contest implies a 59.8% chance of a victory for the Yankees. New York and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 56 of their 117 opportunities. The Yankees have an ATS record of 52-65-0 in 117 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Aaron Judge 113 .297 (16) .394 (6) .667 (1) 9.2% (1) 25.7% (127) 13.3% (10)
Anthony Rizzo 106 .216 (135) .333 (68) .488 (23) 6.2% (5) 18.2% (57) 11.2% (28)
DJ LeMahieu 105 .279 (34) .381 (9) .417 (79) 2.6% (89) 12.9% (15) 13.3% (10)
Andrew Benintendi 111 .304 (11) .378 (11) .389 (106) 0.7% (139) 14.6% (22) 10.7% (39)
Gleyber Torres 106 .247 (93) .298 (124) .431 (67) 3.8% (44) 21.2% (87) 6.2% (116)

Rays Betting Records and Team Stats

The Rays have come away with 17 wins in the 39 contests they have been listed as the underdogs in this season. Tampa Bay has a win-loss record of 4-7 when favored by +125 or worse by bookmakers this year. The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Rays have a 44.4% chance of walking away with the win. Tampa Bay and their opponents have gone over in 53 of their 115 games with a total set by sportsbooks this season. The Rays have posted a record of 54-61-0 against the spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Yandy Díaz 104 .272 (42) .384 (7) .383 (110) 1.4% (128) 10.8% (5) 14.3% (6)
Randy Arozarena 110 .256 (73) .317 (98) .438 (59) 3.5% (54) 24.7% (119) 6.7% (103)
David Peralta 100 .252 (82) .315 (101) .449 (49) 3.4% (60) 23.7% (107) 8.2% (80)
Harold Ramirez 79 .328 (-) .377 (-) .443 (-) 1.5% (-) 13.4% (-) 6.0% (-)
Isaac Paredes 70 .218 (-) .290 (-) .450 (-) 5.5% (-) 16.5% (-) 8.6% (-)

Yankees vs. Rays Picks and Predictions

Our top pick for Yankees vs. Rays is the Yankees (-149 on the moneyline) as the pick to win. For the total, we pick the over on 8 runs.

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WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

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